Documents from the 1925 conference of the Workers Party of America, in which they expel Ludwig Lore, are told by the Comintern who to put in the leadership, and change their name to the Workers (Communist) Party of America HX89 Topic: Communism -- United States -- 1917-
byPolitical Committee of the Central Executive Committee of the Workers (Communist) Party of America
"Ruthenberg is Dead." Obituary statement of the Political Committee of the Central Executive Committee of theWorkers (Communist) Party of America. First published in The Daily Worker, vol. 4, no. 42 (March 3, 1927), pg. 1. On March 2, 1927, 44-year old General Secretary of the Workers (Communist) Party of America C.E. Ruthenberg succumbed following emergency surgery for acute appendicitis which developed into peritonitis. The sudden loss of the top party leader ushered in a battle for... Topics: Communist Party USA, CPUSA, Workers (Communist) Party of America, Charles Emil Ruthenberg, C.E....